Maine State Library UP (Unlimited Possibilities) Maker Space

The maker space at the Maine State Library is open to all who want to create and learn. Blending technology with traditional arts and crafts, the room serves as a resource to help foster new ideas and innovations. Please contact Becky, Emily or Raechel at 207-287-5610 with questions or to make an appointment.

Open to the public Monday-Friday, 9-4 PM, by appointment only; call 287-5610 or email msluproom@gmail.com

Located on the 3rd floor of the library; last door on the right

What’s in the room:

Equipment:

1 MakerBot Replicator 2 3D printer
1 ZMorph Multitool 3D printer
1 VHS conversion machine
1 LP conversion machine
1 cassette conversion machine
1 Cricut crafting machine
1 mobile media lab: includes 1 green screen, a lighting kit, tripod and video camera
1 wide format photo-quality printer for printing maps, posters, etc.
1 Epson large flatbed scanner for scanning oversize material
1 Epson standard size photo scanner with attachments for scanning slides, negatives, etc.
1 Blue Yeti microphone
2 iMac desktop computers

Software:

iMovie
Final Cut Pro X
GarageBand
Audacity
iTunes
Adobe Photoshop CC
Google SketchUp
AutoDesk 123
Meshmixer

Pricing:

All of the UP Room equipment is free to use, the only charges apply to materials you use while you’re here.

3-D Printer:

3-D printer project………….$2.00/project

Cricut supplies:

Cricut specialty paper…….$.50/sheet
Cricut cardstock………………$.25/sheet

Poster printing

Poster paper is available on rolls in 24” and 44” widths. Pricing is by linear foot for each paper stock.

Commercial Proofing Paper 24”……..$3.50/l.f
Commercial Proofing Paper 44”……….$6.50/l.f.
Doubleweight matte 24”…………………$7.75/l.f.
Doubleweight matte 44”………………….$14.85/l.f.
Somerset Velvet 24”…………………………$10.25/l.f.
Somerset Velvet 44”…………………………$18.85/l.f.
Ultrasmooth Fine Art 24”………………………….$9.75/l.f.
Ultrasmooth Fine Art 44”……………………….$20.50/l.f.

Recording media

Recording media (SD Cards, USB drives, writable DVDs and CDs) are available for sale, or you can bring in your own.

SD Card (4GB)………….$10.00 each
USB Drive (8GB)…………$8.00 each
DVD+RW Disk…………..$2.00 each
CD-R Disk……………………$1.00 each